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An Act to promote Animal Welfare in the Philippines, otherwise known as The Animal Welfare Act of 1998.
An Act amending certain sections of RA 8485, otherwise known as The Animal Welfare Act of 1998.
The Implementing Rules and Regulation Pursuant to Republic Act 8485
Rules and Regulations on the Transport of Animals by Sea
Code of Practice for Poultry Dressing
Rules and regulations on registration of animal control facility, aviary, cattery, circus/carnival animal show, corral, crocodile farm, hog farm, kennel, laboratory animal facility, monkey farm, pet shop, poultry farm, racetrack and equestrian establishment, slaughterhouse, stock farm, stockyard, stud farm, veterinary clinic, veterinary hospital, wildlife, rescue center and zoo
Rules and regulations govering the apprehension and prosecution of persons transporting and/or trading dogs and cats
Code of Practice and Minimum Standards for the Welfare of Chickens
Rules and Regulations on Kennels
Rules and Regulations Governing the Welfare of Horses
Rules and Regulations on the Transport of Live Animals by Land
Rules and Regulations on Pet Shops
Rules and regulations on mandatory identification and registry of dogs and cats imported into and exported from the Philippines
Rules and regulations in the implementation of Section 6 or RA 8485 regarding the use of animals during rituals or an established religion or sect or by tribal or ethnic customs or indigenous cultural communities
Rules and regulations on Dog Shows
Rules and Regulations on the Conduct of Scientific Procedures Using Animals
Code of Practice and Minimum Standards for the Welfare of Pigs
Rules and Regulations on Animal Air Transport
Code of Standards for Veterinary Clinics and Hospitals for Small Companion Animals
Policies and Guidelines in the Establishment and Maintenance of Animal Pounds
Policies and Guidelines in the Establishment and Maintenance of Animal Shelters